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[Anheuser Busch Brewing Association]

Description: Picture of the Anheuser Busch Brewing Association in St. Louis, Missouri. It is a large complex of red brick buildings, some with towers and some with smokestacks. On the back is a partial advertisement for Budweiser beer.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Bird Cage, Forest Park, St. Louis, Mo.

Description: Large aviary at Forest Park in St. Louis, Missouri. Some large birds are standing nearby while swans swim in the pond. Correspondence on the back reads, "Have been here all day long and sure am tired. will leave at 8:15. Haven't seen a soul I knew, would have phoned Miss King but couldn't locate her - she may not be here. Rosa" It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill P.O. Box 838, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked St. Louis, Mo on Aug 30, 1908.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Grand Lagoon, St Louis Exposition

Description: Color postcard depicting the Grand Lagoon, patterned after the one in Venice, Italy. Gondola boats float across the water. This postcard is an advertisement for the Regal Shoe Company of Boston. They offer to send a free map of the exposition to anyone interested. Handwritten on the front of the card, "Hello your self. I have been to fair & returned had fun plenty. You owe me letter. Your friend, S.G.F. Was at fair ten days. Why did you not write you before you went." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Tex., South Mill St. It is postmarked Cincinnati, Ohio on Oct 27, 1904.
Date: 1904
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Hot Springs, Ark.

Description: Color postcard with views of Hot Springs, Arkansas. One view shows Government Lake on Whittington Avenue and the other Central Avenue. A U.S. emblem with an eagle is on the card. On the back is a picture of the entrance to the U.S. Reservation Hot Springs, Ark. Under the picture is written, "Crystal Grotto, Hot Springs, Ark. Reservation Exhibit, U.S. Government Building, World's Fair, St. Louis". There is no correspondence on the card.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Hot Springs, Arkansas

Description: Color postcard picturing the Promenade along the Government Reservation in Hot Springs, Arkansas on the front. Pedestrians walk near a park with the Garland County court house in the background. On the back is a black and white picture of the Crystal Grotto, Hot Springs, Ark. Reservation Exhibit, U. S. Government Building, World's Fair, St, Louis.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Lily Pond, Shaw's Garden, St. Louis, U.S.A.

Description: Color postcard with a picture of the Lily Pond at Shaw's Garden in St. Louis , Missouri. Men and women stroll through the park near the pond and a large glass-covered greenhouse admiring the plants and flowers. Handwritten on the front is, "8/20/08 Does she look familiar-" On the back the correspondences reads, "Have just passed that reservoir in St. L- that we all walked the Sunday we were here. am leaving, in fact am in Ill.passing the place we passed on the cart. The weather is perfect. Saw a friend of mine in St. L - I used to know at home. Rose" It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, Oklahoma City, Okla. P.O. Box 838. It is postmarked Danville & Thebes, Ill., Aug 21, 1908.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Manual Training High School, Kansas City, Mo.

Description: Monochromatic postcard showing the Manual Training High School in Kansas City, Mo. The postcard is advertising the Hydraulic-Press Brick Co. of Kansas City. The card is addressed to Mr. F.H. Tondreau, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Kansas City , Mo., May 29, 1907.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Partial View of Hannibal, Mo.

Description: Color postcard with an image of a scenic view of Hannibal, Missouri. Below the image is the text, "Partial View of Hannibal, Mo." and handwritten is, "September 6-07 Will see you soon M. Erler." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa L. Dill, 206 E. 5th St, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Hannibal, Mo. on Sep 6, 1907.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Post Office, Kansas City, Mo.

Description: Color postcard depicting the post office in Kansas City, Missouri. it is a large four-story building with a capitol and dome above it. Trolleys, horse-drawn carriages, and pedestrians surround the building. The correspondence on the back reads, " Dear Baby, Love and kisses from "Big Erloo" tiny baby and "Erloo". It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill 527 18th St. Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Jun 27 1908.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

R.A. Long Building, Kansas City, Mo.

Description: Color postcard advertising for the Hydraulic-Press Brick Co. of Kansas City, Missouri. The picture on the card is one of their buildings, the R.A. Long Building in Kansas City. It is 15 stories tall with columns at the front entrance. There is no correspondence on the card.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

"Statue of Victory," Shaw's Garden, St. Louis, Mo.

Description: Color postcard depicting "Statue of Victory" in a brick gazebo next to a cottage in Shaw's Park, St. Louis, Missouri. Correspondence on the back reads, "St. Louis, Thurs. 8:30. All arrived OK. Leave in an hour. Take care of the P.G.N. Office" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, S. Mill St., Paris, Texas. It is postmarked St. Louis, Mo. on Sept. 19, 1907.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Twelfth St & Paseo, Kansas City, Mo.

Description: Color postcard with a picture of the the park at Twelfth and paseo in Kansas City, Missouri. There are benches, a stone wall, and an old canon along with sidewalks and landscaped gardens. On the back the correspondences reads, "Dear Mrs. Dill Just returned to Oklahoma City and reveived the letter you so kindly wrote me. Will write you in a few days when I can collect myself. Lovingly, mom. Kiss Lucy for me." It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, 527 18th St., Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla., Jume 22, 1908.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Union Station, St. Louis, Mo.

Description: Color postcard depicting the St. Louis Union Station with its turrets and tower. Many people and carts are in the street in front of the large building. Correspondence on the back reads, "Am in St. Louis on my way home too late for #1 and will have all day to wait for #5. Guess I'll have a lonely time. Rosa." It is postmarked St. Louis, Mo on Aug 30, 1908.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes